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User statistics:

Number of users: 10,514,267
Number of users who are super-user administrators: 38
Number of users who are other types of administrators: 3,317

Users added per month:

Month Users Added
October 2020 175,620
September 2020 210,488
August 2020 191,424
July 2020 169,080
June 2020 240,557
May 2020 359,106
April 2020 567,332
March 2020 430,478
February 2020 188,372
January 2020 188,726
December 2019 129,466
November 2019 168,168
October 2019 187,198
September 2019 195,613
August 2019 179,105
July 2019 170,033
June 2019 155,748
May 2019 157,626
April 2019 147,269
March 2019 146,281
February 2019 131,727
January 2019 143,439
December 2018 112,006
November 2018 152,083
October 2018 160,078
September 2018 139,121
August 2018 134,526
July 2018 120,731
June 2018 131,033
May 2018 160,632
April 2018 159,559
March 2018 187,780
February 2018 132,772
January 2018 138,647
December 2017 77,280
November 2017 86,488
October 2017 90,508
September 2017 82,172
August 2017 92,345
July 2017 99,688
June 2017 83,598
May 2017 206,036
April 2017 90,207
March 2017 91,936
February 2017 79,344
January 2017 53,869
December 2016 41,988
November 2016 50,364
October 2016 51,912
September 2016 46,110
August 2016 55,670
July 2016 47,158
June 2016 43,729
May 2016 45,537
April 2016 40,365
March 2016 45,187
February 2016 47,510
January 2016 38,204
December 2015 31,919
November 2015 39,475
October 2015 39,154
September 2015 35,987
August 2015 35,105
July 2015 33,527
June 2015 32,240
May 2015 37,705
April 2015 38,046
March 2015 36,504
February 2015 25,646
January 2015 45,029
December 2014 23,662
November 2014 37,708
October 2014 31,007
September 2014 33,784
August 2014 29,965
July 2014 23,209
June 2014 22,329
May 2014 25,274
April 2014 38,114
March 2014 31,114
February 2014 24,859
January 2014 30,483
December 2013 44,251
November 2013 31,738
October 2013 20,466
September 2013 18,022
August 2013 19,154
July 2013 16,325
June 2013 16,772
May 2013 20,779
April 2013 21,569
March 2013 19,581
February 2013 18,396
January 2013 21,787
December 2012 18,257
November 2012 18,916
October 2012 19,746
September 2012 19,732
August 2012 20,339
July 2012 15,533
June 2012 14,752
May 2012 15,169
April 2012 15,225
March 2012 16,277
February 2012 15,954
January 2012 16,867
December 2011 15,478
November 2011 15,326
October 2011 14,728
September 2011 16,248
August 2011 15,656
July 2011 17,013
June 2011 13,267
May 2011 15,886
April 2011 14,620
March 2011 16,525
February 2011 14,830
January 2011 16,754
December 2010 17,369
November 2010 13,875
October 2010 13,774
September 2010 13,068
August 2010 13,489
July 2010 14,101
June 2010 11,784
May 2010 13,917
April 2010 13,944
March 2010 16,357
February 2010 15,060
January 2010 16,034
December 2009 13,950
November 2009 14,671
October 2009 14,810
September 2009 13,697
August 2009 13,836
July 2009 13,711
June 2009 14,441
May 2009 16,902
April 2009 14,618
March 2009 14,381
February 2009 12,464
January 2009 12,939
December 2008 11,703
November 2008 13,545
October 2008 12,505
September 2008 10,879
August 2008 10,774
July 2008 11,086
June 2008 11,361
May 2008 12,734
April 2008 13,965
March 2008 47,626
February 2008 32,396
January 2008 17,381
December 2007 16,567
November 2007 15,907
October 2007 15,257
September 2007 14,267
August 2007 15,128
July 2007 14,370
June 2007 13,989
May 2007 11,738
April 2007 9,807
March 2007 10,993
February 2007 9,715
January 2007 10,414
December 2006 8,707
November 2006 8,948
October 2006 9,526
September 2006 9,499
August 2006 9,392
July 2006 9,625
June 2006 9,361
May 2006 10,357
April 2006 9,508
March 2006 11,524
February 2006 12,191
January 2006 13,418
December 2005 14,786
November 2005 12,950
October 2005 11,093
September 2005 10,042
August 2005 10,491
July 2005 10,200
June 2005 8,193
May 2005 7,221
April 2005 8,640
March 2005 8,818
February 2005 4,663
January 2005 6,029
December 2004 4,779
November 2004 4,608
October 2004 4,192
September 2004 3,695
August 2004 3,510
July 2004 3,842
June 2004 3,124
May 2004 3,647
April 2004 3,988
March 2004 3,119
February 2004 2,439
January 2004 2,443
December 2003 2,178
November 2003 2,080
October 2003 1,864
September 2003 2,006
August 2003 1,641
July 2003 2,023
June 2003 2,169
May 2003 2,165
April 2003 2,048
March 2003 2,475
February 2003 2,417
January 2003 3,240
December 2002 2,494
November 2002 2,536
October 2002 2,030
September 2002 2,116
August 2002 91
July 2002 2
July 1996 16

Audio statistics:

Shows added per month

Forum statistics:

Number of forums: 540
Number of posts: 487,513

Top forums:

Forum Posts Average Length
GratefulDead 301,529 373.8
etree 51,029 323.4
feature_films 19,301 388.9
forums 15,572 299.4
netlabels 14,597 668.5
classic_tv 12,815 312.6
faqs 9,335 267.3
movies 6,776 420.4
texts 6,391 557.0
audio 6,150 295.3
opensource_movies 5,771 275.5
web 5,210 364.7
opensource_audio 5,090 275.4
prelinger 3,235 363.8
oldtimeradio 3,127 321.0
noisecollector 2,502 234.7
general 1,606 395.3
opensource 1,603 598.8
movie_of_the_week 1,342 355.2
sflan 1,211 417.1

Top 50 Posters:

Poster Posts Average Length
William Tell 15253 383.8
Jeff Kaplan 12599 81.7
direwolf0701 9846 196.2
bluedevil 9845 382.1
SomeDarkHollow 8753 344.6
robthewordsmith 6779 274.0
johnnyonthespot 6276 284.5
micah6vs8 5783 350.7
lobster12 5047 192.4
RBNW....new and improved! 4801 350.6
jglynn1.2 4619 216.3
Diana Hamilton 4374 317.0
high flow 4351 246.5
Arbuthnot 4028 449.4
Cliff Hucker 4006 403.1
user unknown 3949 274.7
rastamon 3870 258.8
craven714 3778 357.3
NoiseCollector 3771 392.2
stratocaster 3588 308.8
elbow1126 3570 412.5
AltheaRose 3523 555.9
ringolevio 3127 199.7
wineland 2863 308.7
BryanE 2858 473.3
Vermoontains 2839 311.9
Mandojammer 2808 764.2
light into ashes 2755 1647.1
Dudley Dead 2679 618.3
snow_and_rain 2352 319.0
Diamondhead 2349 216.3
JodyC 2299 190.9
HappySwordsman 2288 575.9
cush11 2256 174.4
Moongleam 2166 709.9
SDH2O 2133 436.4
c-freedom 2100 562.0
ghostofpig 2017 480.0
Earl B. Powell 1989 536.6
dead-head_Monte 1964 2082.6
grendelschoice 1950 551.4
greenone 1934 228.6
quigs 1903 119.8
ducats 1901 110.0
rdenirojb87 1896 404.5
jerlouvis 1884 462.2
simon c 1851 428.6
fenario80 1797 303.8
Brad Leblanc 1796 300.5
Tyler 1741 391.7

Monthly post count (for last year):

Month Posts Average Length
2020-10 342 377.1
2020-09 463 309.4
2020-08 543 312.3
2020-07 566 310.7
2020-06 466 321.3
2020-05 421 306.9
2020-04 462 354.9
2020-03 599 330.4
2020-02 474 335.0
2020-01 543 358.7
2019-12 426 367.0
2019-11 305 406.7
2019-10 410 397.7
Note: some posts are from before the new site existed because they are news articles with old dates